Empire Editorial: Denali: A wrong made right

...everywhere - from Ketchikan to Kaktovik - celebrated to the news when U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally...nation's 25th president. You've probably already read the news: House Speaker John Boehner and Rep. Bob Gibbs, both...
US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

...reading of 49.7 in August from 50.0 in July. A reading below 50 indicates a contraction.China's stocks sank on the news, with Shanghai Composite Index closing down 1.2 percent. The index has lost 38 percent of its value since hitting...
Nation and World
Obama heading up melting glacier in dramatic push on climate

...last two centuries.Obama's carefully choreographed trip aims to make an impression with audiences that don't follow the news through traditional means. To that end, Obama also was taping an episode of the NBC reality TV show "Running Wild with...
In climate bid, Obama stares down Exit Glacier

...and the White House has put a particular emphasis on trying to get the message across to audiences who don't follow the news through traditional means. To that end, Obama taped an episode of the NBC reality TV show "Running Wild with Bear Grylls...
My Turn: Climate change impacts Alaskan life

...first started talking to these fishermen, I expected to hear about the price per pound for fish, the cost of fuel and the news about local openers. What I didn't expect was that climate change would become the main topic of our conversations...
Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...named Mount McKinley in 1896 by a prospector exploring mountains in central Alaska, the White House said. Upon hearing the news that McKinley was the Republican presidential nominee, the prospector named it after him. The name was then formally...
Douglas L Gregg

...happened on the weekend, and when Senator Bartlett's office couldn't get through to the Governor's office with the news, they called the Attorney General's Office where Doug was working and asked him to carry the message. Although by...
Beloved walrus at Washington state zoo dies after surgery

...much-loved 33-year-old walrus has died after surgery.The News Tribune reports that the Pacific walrus named E.T. didn't...The zoo has two other walruses.___Information from: The News Tribune,
Malaysian leader: Debris found is from Flight 370 minister announced early Thursday, saying he hoped the news would end the "unspeakable" uncertainty of the passengers...Patrick Gomes, said she was informed by the airline of the news about a half-hour before Najib's announcement."Now...
Not For Web
Brewers minor leaguer says he's gay; MLB lauds courage

...Brewers minor leaguer had become the first openly gay active player on a team affiliated with Major League Baseball.The news broke in the middle of the second game, after he reached out to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.Milwaukee manager Craig...
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